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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ001-280300-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK RIDGING NE OF THE AREA WILL SUPPORT GENTLE TO
MODERATE E WINDS AND 2 TO 4 FT SEAS ACROSS THE EAST GULF THROUGH
SUN...WHILE A TROUGH OVER THE WESTERN GULF WILL SUPPORT
THUNDERSTORMS AND LIGHT WINDS. A DISTURBANCE MOVING INTO THE SE
GULF SUN NIGHT WILL REACH THE CENTRAL GULF TUE.

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GMZ011-280300-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS
3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ013-280300-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT W OF 90W...AND E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT W OF 90W...AND E 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ015-280300-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ017-280300-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW 5 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ019-280300-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT LATE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO N IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ021-280300-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ023-280300-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ025-280300-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1055 AM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT LATE.

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FORECASTER LATTO



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